Category: Customer Profiles
TeamSnap Customer Profile: Colorado Premier Basketball Club
(Jul 29th, 2014)
The stereotype of the overly competitive sports club is a common one — coaches who over-train their players, teaching them that the biggest achievement is to win at any cost; players who can’t handle losing; parents who get into screaming matches with coaches and referees.
TeamSnap Customer Profile: Houston Whalers
(Feb 24th, 2014)
As winter deepens and the Polar Vortex looms, minds turn towards escaping the ice to a warmer climate, like Texas. However, there is ice in Texas, and some of it is patrolled by a TeamSnap customer – the Houston Whalers.
Hockey With Heart: The Pittsburgh Mountie Hunters
(Jan 6th, 2014)
We feel like the proud parent on the sidelines.
We love celebrating the accomplishments of our customers. This week we’re highlighting the Mountie Hunters Hockey team and their manager Ralene DeBord who is so pumped about her son’s 9-11 year old team that we can’t help but be excited, too.
Livonia Panthers: A TeamSnap Customer Profile
(Oct 31st, 2013)
Every player wants to be respected as an athlete. Coaches are the ones who have the power to set a precedent by exemplifying respect to their players. Many times, players will then follow suit. Soon, the athletes will start to treat the coach with this same respect and it will funnel down to showing respect to their teammates. That is a boomerang effect that is worth striving for.
Boulder Panthers: A TeamSnap Customer Profile
(Mar 19th, 2013)
Some of us have had an influential person or club foster the love of basketball in our lives. The Boulder Panthers Basketball Club is a new TeamSnap League customer with a story of doing just that for youth. The Panthers of Boulder, CO are growing the love of basketball by teaching key motor skills to its middle school star-hopefuls so they can become success as well as by integrating with the local high school team. Richard Leddon, a Panthers Club sixth grade boys’ coach and winner of the Sports Authority Hometown Hero Award, goes deeper into how he fosters the continued love of basketball at all levels of play.
From the Thunder Team: Using Open Communication & Online Tools
(Jan 31st, 2013)
Sports have been around awhile. The Internet has not. So how do we bring the two together? We spoke with TeamSnap user and Head Coach Art Morrison from Eastern North Carolina and was struck by how successful he and his Thunder Fastpitch Softball team bridged an old sport’s fundamentals and open communication with the new online world and its management help.
Sugarplum Elves Spread Cheer using TeamSnap
(Dec 6th, 2012)
These entertaining Sugarplum Elves mix the creativity of their members with the craftiness of Portland and the usefulness of TeamSnap to spread the holiday cheer in fun ways.
TeamSnap Customer Profile: City of Troy Fire Department Station 5
(Oct 9th, 2012)
Although TeamSnap is most often used for sports, we’re always excited to learn about other groups that find ways to use our service. We spoke with Charles Kniffen, fire fighter and treasurer at the City of Troy Fire Department Station 5 in Michigan, to learn about their creative use of TeamSnap to manage their department.